Listen: Jefferson County, Attorney, Saint Louis County discussed on Total Information AM
"In Saint Louis county holding a news conference this morning to outline his reform plans amid concerns about their impact on public safety. Among those concerned attorney Joseph Keno. I think the concerns are. Whether he is going to suppress accuser and enforce the laws on the books or whether he is going to attempt to be more of a social reformer, which which is admirable, but that's not the job. He was elected for some of Bell's supporters have urged him to reopen the Michael Brown grand jury investigation. He's expected to face questions today on whether that is a possibility bell has called a news conference to lay out his vision for expanding a diversion program that provides alternatives to prison for nonviolent offenders with addiction or mental health problems. The police chief in peevishly Missouri is now on paid leave due to domestic violence allegations. Chief Charles MU trae is cute and a police report of grabbing his wife by the hair and neck and punching a hole in the locked door to unlock it alderman decided last night to suspend the chief Cheryl summers organized a protest before the meeting and notes. The now, former Jefferson County prosecutor declined to file. Charges. The citizens of the Saint Louis metro area are watching and waiting for this newly installed Jefferson County prosecuting attorney to file what we think are appropriate charges in this clear. Cut case of abuse. Trays attorney has said charges weren't filed. Because there wasn't enough evidence. You know, it'll be a top topic this year city county merger Manchester mayor Mike Clements says he's followed better Together's efforts for three years and has concerns that the organization's goals don't match with county residents. We have many many residents not just in Manchester throughout north South County, west county that have really good lives the access to city government. That is the best form of government. You can have when you know, your mayor when you know, you're all you, we your city staff, and you can go up and talk to them about any kind of the issue. So I have real concerns Clement says he wants to see the group's final proposal. All we know about the plan. So far is. What's been leaked out? He admits it'd take a far fetched plan to get him onboard. Have you seen the billboards for Brentwood bound it's a seventy five million dollar projects remake the deer creek corridor, which constantly floods sometimes even onto Manchester road, we largely."